Location: Groundwork London’s offices with a requirement to work across London. This role primarily delivers within the London boroughs of Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea. NB: The successful candidate will work from home during the Covid-19 pandemic in order to comply with social distancing measures.

Contract: Initial full-time contract until the end of September 2021 with a possible extension

Salary: £26,000 per annum

Hours: 37.5 per week

Groundwork London’s Employment and Skills Department is seeking a proactive and skilled ESOL Tutor to join our Employment and Skills Training Team. The role supports the Training and Skills Manager and also has responsibility for managing Sessional Staff and Volunteers supporting the Tutor in the delivery of training to migrants and refugee clients at various offices across London.

The successful candidate will work on two established Groundwork London projects; IMPACT and CIRCLE. Both projects are designed to support refugees and migrants (Third Country Nationals) with their integration into UK society and culture through a programme of holistic learning activities, coordinated and delivered through three key competency areas: Language, Preparation for Work and Cultural/Community activities.

The ESOL Tutor will be responsible for delivering group and one-to-one conversational English language sessions under the ‘Language’ strand in the CIRCLE and IMPACT learning programmes. By providing conversational English support the programme seeks to improve participants’ abilities to communicate with UK citizens and to enable them to link with and access services.

This exciting role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to enable learning delivery at various skill levels depending from the individual needs of the clients.

An excellent team player you will hold an appropriate ESOL qualification and have the experience to enable you to deliver ESOL programmes to individuals and groups, and also to supervise sessional workers and volunteers supporting the projects and your delivery. You will also have a sound knowledge of and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Corporate Applications Software (Microsoft 10), and be able to utilize them to effectively manage and deliver your work tasks and responsibilities.

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Please download the Job Description & Person Specification, Application Form and Recruitment Monitoring Form below:

Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form & Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please email your completed Application Form and the Recruitment Monitoring Form quoting reference 738/ESOL to

For further information and to discuss the role please contact Geoff Herschell at Groundwork London on 07702 942144 or by email to

Closing date: 6pm on Wednesday, 27th January 2021

Interview date: Week commencing Monday, 1st February 2021

Appointment to this role is subject to an enhanced Criminal Records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.